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 Post subject: V.O.O.D.O.O. O.G.U.N.
PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:48 am 
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I've got nearly all XT kit to go on it.
It'll take a while but I'll try to post pics as I go along through the stages. I know it's not a retro build but it is a build :lol:

Updated spec list:

Frame: Voodoo Ogun with Fox Vanilla RC shock (Stendec spring)
Forks: Manitou Travis Triple Intrinsic 203mm forks
Wheels: Front - Hope Bulb (20mm bolt-thru) on Mavic D521CD
Rear - Hope Bulb on Mavic 321CD
Aheadset: FSA DH Pig Pro
Seatpost: Titec Scoper
Seatclamp: U.S.E.
Stem: Manitou integrated
Bars: Easton EA70 MonkeyBar
Brakes: XTR hydro levers, Saint callipers, Goodridge hoses
Rear mech: XTR 952 medium cage
Shifter: XTR 952 (rear only)
Cranks: XT
Chain Device: MRP Mini-me
Ring: Blackspire 34t
Pedals: Crank Bros 50/50XX


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 7:02 pm 
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So far I've changed the spring in the shock for an Eibach Stendec.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 05, 2009 6:51 pm 
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Waiting for rear hanger to come from America.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 05, 2009 9:46 pm 
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Getting the 'correct' front mech (XTR) off D XZ, so will be putting the triple back on the front :roll: :D


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:38 am 
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looks good - like those golden "animals" :)


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 13, 2009 11:11 am 
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Waiting for the mech hanger to arrive from the States then I can attach the XT mech.


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 Post subject: No love for my Ogun :o(
PostPosted: Thu Apr 23, 2009 9:23 pm 
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Finished, more or less, at last. Just got to get the gears dialled :roll:


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:13 pm 
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Update:
Changed wheels to Hope Bulbs. D521 rim front, 321 rear.
Now have an XTR rear mech.
Forks are now Marzochhi Drop-off 2's with 20mm bolt-thru axle.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 12:09 am 
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what are the blue tyres? are you getting rid of them?


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 12:15 am 
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cyfa2809 wrote:
what are the blue tyres? are you getting rid of them?


They're Schwalbe Space 2.35's. Sold them just after the pic was taken as I picked up the Panaracer Fires.


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